Catalog of Catalogs Online, A Bibliography of Temporary Exhibition Catalogs Since 1876 that Contain Items of Judaica

Ladders to Heaven. Our Judeo-Christian Heritage 5000 B.C.A.D. 500
(180 words)

Author

Suzanne M. Heim.

Collections

Elie Borowski; Lands of the Bible Archaeology Foundation, Toronto

Imprint

Toronto, Canada, 1979. Booklet, 28 pp., illustrations: 1 col., 36 b&w, 23 × 20.5 cm. English.

ISBN

0888542453

Location

Royal Ontario Museum (23 June–28 October 1979)

Description

A monumental exhibition on ancient art from the Near East. Many of the items illustrate ancient legends, myths and biblical themes. No itemized listing.

main keywords

ARCHAEOLOGICAL FINDS
BIBLICAL IMAGES
ERETZ ISRAEL

minor keywords

Menorah as symbol
Seals/Stamps, ancient
Synagogues, ancient, Eretz Israel

Related publication

Muscarella, Oscar White (ed.), Ladders to Heaven: Art Treasures from Land of the Bible. A Catalog of Some of the Objects in the Collection Presented by Dr. Elie Borowski to the Lands of the Bible Archaeology Foundation and Displayed in the Exhibition “Ladders to Heaven: Our Judeo-Christian Heritage 5000 BCAD 500” Held at the Royal Ontario Museum June 23–October 28, 1979, 1981. Material divided geographically; Syria-Palestine-Cyprus on pp. 215–286. Final section dedicated to The Judeo-Christian Tradition (pp. 287–310); Jewish objects cat. nos. 268–275. All 281 exhibits pictured and described in-depth.

Cite this page
“Ladders to Heaven. Our Judeo-Christian Heritage 5000 B.C.–A.D. 500”, in: Catalog of Catalogs Online, A Bibliography of Temporary Exhibition Catalogs Since 1876 that Contain Items of Judaica. Consulted online on 25 March 2023 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/9789004444522_COCO_CC0626>
First published online: 2019



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